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Who died on 14 May?

Celebrities who died on 14 May

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Oldest

104 years, 4 months, 22 days

Youngest

41 years, 5 months, 19 days

Born first

7 August 1884

Died first

14 May 1959

Born last

7 December 1978

Died last

14 May 2022

American singer and film actor Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra

American singer and film actor

1998
American director and film actress Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth

American director and film actress

1987
Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds

Andrew Symonds

Australian cricketer

2022
American author and journalist Tom Wolfe

Tom Wolfe

American author and journalist

2018
American blues musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarist B. B. King

B. B. King

American blues musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarist

2015
American stand-up comedian  Tim Conway

Tim Conway

American stand-up comedian

2019
American professional wrestler New Jack

New Jack

American professional wrestler

2021
actor Hugh Beaumont

Hugh Beaumont

actor

1982
Canadian cartoonist Darwyn Cooke

Darwyn Cooke

Canadian cartoonist

2016
American businesswoman, actress, and sportscaster  Phyllis George

Phyllis George

American businesswoman, actress, and sportscaster

2020
author and translator François Blais

François Blais

author and translator

2022
American television producer Brad Grey

Brad Grey

American television producer

2017
actor Robert Stack

Robert Stack

actor

2003
American stage and film actress Billie Burke

Billie Burke

American stage and film actress

1970
American actor Powers Boothe

Powers Boothe

American actor

2017
American baseball player, coach, manager Luke Sewell

Luke Sewell

American baseball player, coach, manager

1987
American baseball player and coach Bob Watson

Bob Watson

American baseball player and coach

2020
American academic Lee Ross

Lee Ross

American academic

2021
Indian and American writer, lawyer and LGBTQ+ activist Urvashi Vaid

Urvashi Vaid

Indian and American writer, lawyer and LGBTQ+ activist

2022
American journalist Jay Barbree

Jay Barbree

American journalist

2021
Swedish actress Berith Bohm

Berith Bohm

Swedish actress

2020
English film and stage actress Wendy Hiller

Wendy Hiller

English film and stage actress

2003
American musician Sidney Bechet

Sidney Bechet

American musician

1959
British World War II veteran  Kenneth Mayhew

Kenneth Mayhew

British World War II veteran

2021
Indian physicist E. C. George Sudarshan

E. C. George Sudarshan

Indian physicist

2018
American army medic Ronald J. Shurer

Ronald J. Shurer

American army medic

2020
American basketball player, coach, executive Dave DeBusschere

Dave DeBusschere

American basketball player, coach, executive

2003
American economist Alice Rivlin

Alice Rivlin

American economist

2019
Austrian director, screenwriter and author Bernd Fischerauer

Bernd Fischerauer

Austrian director, screenwriter and author

2017
Austrian author, historian and local historian Werner Vogt

Werner Vogt

Austrian author, historian and local historian

2020
German actress Renate Delfs

Renate Delfs

German actress

2018
Australian arachnologist Barbara York Main

Barbara York Main

Australian arachnologist

2019
Swedish writer Sven Lindqvist

Sven Lindqvist

Swedish writer

2019
Soviet playwright Alexander Korneychuk

Alexander Korneychuk

Soviet playwright

1972
Bangladeshi academic of Bengali literature Anisuzzaman

Anisuzzaman

Bangladeshi academic of Bengali literature

2020
American politician Elaine Schwartzenburg Edwards

Elaine Schwartzenburg Edwards

American politician

2018
German actor Carl Ebert

Carl Ebert

German actor

1980
Welsh actor Hugh Griffith

Hugh Griffith

Welsh actor

1980
American baseball player David West

David West

American baseball player

2022
New Zealand actor and writer David McPhail

David McPhail

New Zealand actor and writer

2021

K. Amarnath

1983
actor Kalasala Babu

Kalasala Babu

actor

2018
Canadian flying ace James Francis Edwards

James Francis Edwards

Canadian flying ace

2022
actress Enid Bennett

Enid Bennett

actress

1969
Filipino politician Teresa Aquino-Oreta

Teresa Aquino-Oreta

Filipino politician

2020
Mexican journalist, university professor María Elena Meneses Rocha

María Elena Meneses Rocha

Mexican journalist, university professor

2018
Slovenian writer Vitomil Zupan

Vitomil Zupan

Slovenian writer

1987
New York City artist who works under a pseudonym Lutz Bacher

Lutz Bacher

New York City artist who works under a pseudonym

2019
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